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Dorris Lee (Craddock) Williams

February 23, 1930 ~ December 17, 2020 (age 90)

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Dorris Lee (Craddock) Williams was born February 23, 1930 in Mt. Pleasant, Texas to Wylie and Lena (Norman) Craddock. She passed away, peacefully, on Thursday, December 17, 2020. 

Dorris was a member of the Piney Baptist Church, Mt. Pleasant.   She loved to travel and loved cooking, especially baking pies with her granddaughter Mia.  Dorris was a homemaker and she loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.  She made sure that they were completely taken care of.   Dorris also had a servant’s heart.  She would oftentimes take care of anyone she knew that had a need. She would serve them by cooking meals and attending to whatever need they might have. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Lorece Williams, her sons Harry Williams, Edward L. Williams and Lorece Williams, Jr.; her daughter Dorris Mae Roquemore, her granddaughter Alicia Brown, her brothers Wylie Craddock, Jr., Jimmy Dean Craddock, sister Nancy Eaton, son-in-law David Peeples, daughter-in-law Hazel Ann Williams.

She leaves to cherish her memories, her son and daughter-in-law Lawrence, I and Sylvia Williams of Bakersfield, CA; daughter Marlo Peeples of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; daughters-in-law Kelly Williams of Mt. Pleasant, Texas and Anita Williams of Madera, CA; 16 grandchildren Eric Roquemore, Bryan Roquemore, Rochelle Roquemore, Edward Williams, II, Ana Ruggles, Breanna Williams, Marcy Scudder, Traci Williams, Sha’Nika A. Williams, Sharece Williams, Tamara Roberts, Deanna Williams, Lorena Black, Lawrence Williams, II, Daniel V. Williams, Mia’Lissa Peeples; 41 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

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December 28, 2020

10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tumey Mortuary
611 N. Gibson Avenue
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Celebration of Life
December 29, 2020

11:00 AM
Piney Baptist Church
268 County Road 1680
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

Interment following funeral service
December 29, 2020

Piney Cemetery
268 County Road 1680
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

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